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2008 Special Award Winners

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American Society for heating, Regrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (Intermediate/Senior)

   ($200 cash)
    (3301) La Maison "verte"
        Students: Joe Hanna , Ramy Botorous
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

American Society for heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (Junior)

   ($200 cash)
    (1212) Solar Electricity The Future is in our Hands
        Student: Amelia Zimmermann
        School: Joan of Arc Academy

    (1214) Breathe...At Your Own Risk!
        Student: Manel Zeghal
        School: Queen Elizabeth Public School

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (Junior)

   ($50 cash)
    (1309) Infrared Night Vision
        Student: Justin Li
        School: Turnbull School

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (Intermediate)

   ($100 cash)
    (2305) Santéberry/Healthyberry
        Student: Eric Tichbourne
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (Senior)

   ($150 cash)
    (3302) Sound Wave Activated Radio
        Student: Peter Leenen
        School: Ashbury College

Canadian Math Society

   ($100 cash)
    (1303) Objectif lune - les fusées modèles
        Student: Cédric Eveleigh
        School: Macdonald-Cartier Academy

    (1604) The Crisis of Dices
        Student: Jerry Xiong
        School: Venta Preparatory School

Canadian Museum of Nature

   ($100 cash)
    (1203) The fuel of the future: algae biodiesel!
        Student: Charlie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School

Canada Meteorological and Oceanographic Society - Ottawa Centre

  Cash, certificate ($75 cash)
    (1213) The affects of acid rain on algae
        Student: Eric Little
        School: Westboro Academy

  Cash, certificate and school plaque ($100 cash)
    (2201) L'invasion des algues bleues, à nous de contre-attaquer
        Student: Isabelle Cossette
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Canadian Society for Civil Engineering - Civil Engineering

   ($100 cash)
    (1316) Building a Strong Foundation
        Students: Ali Nouri , Gursangat Sidhu
        School: Sir Winston Churchill Public School

Canadian Society for Civil Engineering - Sustainability and Infrastructure

   ($100 cash)
    (1204) Wind Turbines
        Student: Megan Reid-Schachter
        School: Turnbull School

COM DEV Ltd.

   ($100 cash)
    (2302) Kick Start my Heart
        Student: Alex Craig
        School: Venta Preparatory School

    (1314) Voltage = soulier électrique x mouvement
        Students: Jessilyn Chiasson , Chanel Fournier
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1617) Electrochemical Plating
        Student: Sara Minaeian
        School: Sir Winston Churchill Public School

Environmental Innovator Award

   ($100 cash)
    (2304) ÉCOL'EAU ici nous économisons
        Students: Catherine Nadeau , Michelle Dillon
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Gamma Dynacare (Junior)

   ($100 cash)
    (1450) Effect of Distractors on Pain Tolerance
        Students: Michael Solomon , Jamie Vickers
        School: Ashbury College

Gamma Dynacare (Intermediate)

   ($100 cash)
    (2102) The Hidden Cause of Lung Cancer
        Student: Tim Xu
        School: Bell High School

Gamma Dynacare (Senior)

   ($100 cash)
    (3402) Detecting Atherosclerosis - Cytokine Profiling of Peritoneal Macrophages Exposed to P. Gingivalis
        Student: Prashanthi BASKARAN
        School: Elmwood School

The Hydro One Energy Ambassador Award

   ($100 cash)
    (1308) Wireless Power
        Student: Sandro Young
        School: Turnbull School

National Police Services - RCMP

  $50 and a pen ($50 cash)
    (2102) The Hidden Cause of Lung Cancer
        Student: Tim Xu
        School: Bell High School

    (1309) Infrared Night Vision
        Student: Justin Li
        School: Turnbull School

    (1324) Sauver des vies
        Students: Brencis Upitis , Valmont Ouellet-Lépine
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences (Junior)

  Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones Prize Pack
    (1209) Les déchets électroniques, n'enterrez pas le problème!
        Student: Mélanie Gosselin
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1208) La valorisation écologique des déchets ménagers en biogaz
        Student: Victoria-Marie Cusson
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1203) The fuel of the future: algae biodiesel!
        Student: Charlie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School

Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences (Intermediate/Senior)

  Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones Prize Pack
    (2203) Turning waste into wealth
        Student: ARJUN BASAK
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

    (3608) The Missing Piece of Global Warming
        Student: Andrew Foody
        School: Ashbury College

Ontario Association of Medical Laboratories Award

   ($100 cash)
    (3402) Detecting Atherosclerosis - Cytokine Profiling of Peritoneal Macrophages Exposed to P. Gingivalis
        Student: Prashanthi BASKARAN
        School: Elmwood School

Ottawa Field Naturalists' Club

  $50 + one year membership to the OFN ($50 cash)
    (2201) L'invasion des algues bleues, à nous de contre-attaquer
        Student: Isabelle Cossette
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1215) DITCH GLITCH: Salt Water Run-Off: How It Affects Soil and Vegetation and Can The Effect Be Minimized
        Students: Hannah Wisniowski , Eleanor Beale
        School: Queen Elizabeth Public School

    (1216) The effects of climatic and environmental changes on brine shrimp
        Students: Brendan Bowen , Owen Menendez
        School: Queen Elizabeth Public School

Ottawa Horticultural Society (Junior)

   ($75 cash)
    (1219) Water, Water Everywhere, but is it Good to Drink: Which Type of Water is Best for Plant Growth?
        Student: Sarah A. Perrone-Panneton
        School: Cedarview Middle School

Ottawa Horticultural Society (Intermediate/Senior)

   ($75 cash)
    (2504) Quelle couleur de lumiere les plantes préfèrent-ils: blanche, rouge, jaune ou bleue?
        Student: Elizabeth Hay
        School: Colonel By Secondary School

ORSF Committee - Consumer Products

   ($75 cash)
    (2601) Get The Lead Out
        Students: Nick Lyon , James Gragg-Reilly
        School: Venta Preparatory School

    (1324) Sauver des vies
        Students: Brencis Upitis , Valmont Ouellet-Lépine
        School: École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité

    (1448) Qu'est-ce que Tu Manges - Pain Blanc Vs. Pain de Grains Entiers
        Student: Hannah Ramsay
        School: Greenbank Middle School

Partners in Research

  Each prize winner will be presented with a certificate and will also be a special guest of the PIR/FCIHR at the "Ottawa Evening"
    (3402) Detecting Atherosclerosis - Cytokine Profiling of Peritoneal Macrophages Exposed to P. Gingivalis
        Student: Prashanthi BASKARAN
        School: Elmwood School

    (2403) La Conjonctivite
        Students: Barbara Botorous , Sandrine Shamba-Sheka
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

    (1445) The Orange Juice Challenge
        Student: Tobias Berman
        School: Ashbury College

Sigma Xi - The Scientific Research Society, Ottawa Chapter

   ($50 cash)
    (3608) The Missing Piece of Global Warming
        Student: Andrew Foody
        School: Ashbury College

    (1411) The Stroop Effect
        Student: Jordana Leader
        School: Hillel Academy

University of Ottawa Physics Department

  University of Ottawa Physics Department ($200 cash)
    (1308) Wireless Power
        Student: Sandro Young
        School: Turnbull School

The UOIT Innovation Award

   ($100 cash)
    (2103) Bend it Like Pig - Biomedical Characterization of Pig Ligaments
        Student: Sathya Baskaran
        School: Nepean High School

    (1208) La valorisation écologique des déchets ménagers en biogaz
        Student: Victoria-Marie Cusson
        School: Collège Catholique Samuel-Genest

Weizmann Institute of Science (Junior)

   ($50 cash)
    (1106) Bruler Les Calories
        Student: Zahraa Ben Hmida
        School: Greenbank Middle School

Weizmann Institute of Science (Intermediate)

   ($75 cash)
    (2103) Bend it Like Pig - Biomedical Characterization of Pig Ligaments
        Student: Sathya Baskaran
        School: Nepean High School

Weizmann Institute of Science (Senior)

   ($100 cash)
    (3102) BACTERIOLOGY - THE PHENOMENONS BEHIND HOME REMEDIES
        Student: Maria Merziotis
        School: Hillcrest High School

EnviroExpo Special Award

  EnviroExpo Special Award ($100 cash)
    (1203) The fuel of the future: algae biodiesel!
        Student: Charlie Sobcov
        School: Turnbull School